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Vanguard 3 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1    20U 59007A   19262.41106733  .00000120  00000-0  33489-4 0  9992
2    20  33.3564  71.1861 1667337 263.6593  77.2345 11.55683193199154
Epoch (UTC): 19 September 2019 09:51:56
Eccentricity: 0.1667337
inclination: 33.3564°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 71.1861°
argument of perigee: 263.6593°
revolutions per day: 11.55683193
mean anomaly at epoch: 77.2345°
orbit number at epoch: 19915

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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